Princeton University Library Catalog

Space weather fundamentals / edited by George V. Khazanov.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Boca Raton ; London ; New York : CRC Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xvii, 402 pages : illustrations, charts ; 29 cm
Notes:
"Version date: 20160812"--Title page, verso.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
  • Section I. Space weather drivers. The Sun / Judith Karpen and Spiro Antiochos -- 2. Solar wind / Melvyn L. Goldstein -- 3. Earth's magnetic field / Nils Olsen -- 4. Solar wind - magnetosphere interaction / Joseph E. Borovsky -- 5. The Magnetosheath and its boundaries / David G. Sibeck -- 6. Magnetic reconnection / Homa Karimabadi, Ari Le, Vadim Roytershteyn, and William Daughton -- 7. Magnetospheric electric fields and current systems / Stanislav Sazykin -- 8. Coupling between the geomagnetic tail and the inner magnetosphere / Eric Donovan -- 9. Ring current / Yusuke Ebihara -- 10. Radiation belts / Shrikanth G. Kanekal and Daniel N. Baker -- 11. Plasmasphere / Jonathan Krall and Joseph D. Huba -- 12. Polar wind / Robert W. Schunk -- 13. Far ultraviolet imaging of the aurora / Larry J. Paxton and Yongliang Zhang -- 14. Ionospheric electrodynamics / Arthur D. Richmond -- 15. Simulating space weather / Tamas G. Gombosi -- 16. Space weather and the extraterrestrial planets / Henry B. Garrett.
  • Section II. Some space weather applications. 17. Spacecraft charging / Henry B. Garrett -- 18. Satellite orbital drag / Efthyia Zesta and Cheryl Y. Huang -- 19. Space weather effects on communication and navigation / Keith M. Groves and Charles S. Carrano -- 20. Concluding remarks / George V. Khazanov.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 1498749070
  • 9781498749077
OCLC:
944381777
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